Tag: Star-Spangled Banner

Ganz & Hildebrand relate the music and art of impressionism

Ganz & Hildebrand relate the music and art of impressionism

| October 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Friday, October 24 at 8 pm Brian Ganz, widely regarded as one of the leading pianists of his generation, and musical historian and performer (voice and guitar) David Hildebrand will present “Listening to the Paintings: An Exploration of European Art and Music.” A mixture of music and discussion will illustrate how French Impressionism and […]

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Free concert Annapolis Symphony: Pops in the Park

Free concert Annapolis Symphony: Pops in the Park

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) will celebrate the 200th Anniversary of The Star-Spangled Banner, at its free Labor Day Weekend concert at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis.  The annual Lexus Pops in the Park concert presented by PNC will take place at 5:30 PM on Sunday, August 31, with a rain date on September 1, […]

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City Fair this weekend to feature Pride of Baltimore II (May 10-11,2014)

City Fair this weekend to feature Pride of Baltimore II (May 10-11,2014)

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides reminds residents to head to City Dock this weekend for the 3rd Annual City Fair at Annapolis City Dock! The event will showcase local nonprofit organizations, their services, and volunteer opportunities.  The two day celebration is free to the public and will take place on Saturday, May 10, from 11:00 a.m. […]

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Baysox Host National Anthem Auditions

Baysox Host National Anthem Auditions

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox will host live auditions at Prince George’s Stadium Saturday, March 15, to sing the national anthem before a 2014 Baysox home game.  Stadium gates open for registration at 9 a.m. and auditions begin at 9:30 a.m.  The team has a live performance of “The Star-Spangled Banner” before all 71 home games. Baysox […]

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Neuman To Receive Mary Pickersgill Award For Women’s Leadership In Business

Neuman To Receive Mary Pickersgill Award For Women’s Leadership In Business

| February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman will receive the  Mary Pickersgill Award for Women’s Leadership in Business on February 11 at the Star Spangled Banner Flag House, 844 E. Pratt St., Baltimore. The ceremony, which will begin at 9:30 a.m., will be held as part of a kick off for the opening of the Star-Spangled Banner Flag […]

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CBMM Speaker Series: The War Of 1812, Ordinary People, Extraordinary Circumstances

CBMM Speaker Series: The War Of 1812, Ordinary People, Extraordinary Circumstances

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD begins a new speaker series entitled “The War of 1812: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Circumstances” on Friday, September 20, with later sessions on Friday, October 18 and Thursday, October 24. Seating is limited at all sessions, with pre-registration required. From 6-7:30pm on Friday, September 20, Pulitzer […]

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Watermark Introduces New Tour To Celebrate The War Of 1812

Watermark Introduces New Tour To Celebrate The War Of 1812

| May 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Tours® by Watermark® announces its newest tour, “War of 1812 in Annapolis.” Step back in time and explore Francis Scott Key’s roots with an 1812 period dressed guide on this two-hour walking tour through historic Annapolis, the campus of St. John’s College and the grounds of the United States Naval Academy – all key […]

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Annapolis And The Chesapeake Bay Celebrates War Of 1812 Bicentennial

Annapolis And The Chesapeake Bay Celebrates War Of 1812 Bicentennial

| March 8, 2013 | 1 Comment

Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay offers War of 1812 enthusiasts a host of reasons to visit during Maryland’s Star-Spangled 200 celebration. While no land or sea battles were fought in or near Annapolis, many points of interest here have connections to the War of 1812. The largest of these is the United States Naval Academy. […]

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Ballet Theatre Brings War Of 1812 Ballet To Baltimore

Ballet Theatre Brings War Of 1812 Ballet To Baltimore

| March 5, 2013 | 1 Comment

Ballet Theatre of Maryland (BTM), the state’s premier professional ballet company, will perform Frontier: The War of 1812 at the Baltimore Theatre Project for two performances on March 8 & 9 at 8pm. Frontier: The War of 1812 is a live dance multi-media performance that captures the fiery independence of colonial America as it forges […]

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Baysox Hosting National Anthem Auditions

Baysox Hosting National Anthem Auditions

| February 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox will host live auditions at Prince George’s Stadium Saturday, March 16, to sing the national anthem before a 2013 Baysox home game. Stadium gates open for registration at 9 a.m. and auditions begin at 9:30 a.m. The team has a live performance of “The Star-Spangled Banner” before all 71 home games. Baysox […]

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Maryland Hall Presents Footworks: “Steps & Stripes”

Maryland Hall Presents Footworks: “Steps & Stripes”

| February 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Footworks Percussive Dance commemorates The Star Spangled Banner’s 200th anniversary with a performance “Steps & Stripes” at  Maryland Hall on Friday, March 8 at 8 pm. Tickets are $25; $20 for children and Maryland Hall members. “Steps and Stripes” was developed by Footworks to commemorate the 200th Anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner coming up in September 2014.  The show, which includes many guest artists […]

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Ballet Theatre Brings War Of 1812 Ballet To Bowie In Honor Of Bicentennial

Ballet Theatre Brings War Of 1812 Ballet To Bowie In Honor Of Bicentennial

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ballet Theatre of Maryland (BTM), the state’s premier professional ballet company, will perform Frontier: The War of 1812 at the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts for a one-performanceengagement on Sunday, January 27 at 3:00pm.  At 2:30pm, BTM’s Artistic Director, Dianna Cuatto, will host a free pre-show lecture discussing the history of the War of 1812. Frontier: The War of 1812 is […]

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Anthem Premiere In Annapolis

Anthem Premiere In Annapolis

| October 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

St. John’s College will host a public screening of the independent documentary film Anthem at the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on their Annapolis campus November 14 at 8pm. The filmmakers will take questions after the screening. The event is free, but donations are welcome at the door.  Proceeds will go to Make Your Mark Media, a non-profit organization dedicated […]

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Caritas Society Presents David Hildebrand’s Lecture, Music Of The War Of 1812

Caritas Society Presents David Hildebrand’s Lecture, Music Of The War Of 1812

| October 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Honoring the 200th anniversary of the “Star Spangled Banner,” nationally known music historian Dr. David Hildebrand will discuss his latest project, “Music of the War of 1812,” at the Caritas Society meeting on Thursday, October 18, at 11:30 A.M. in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium, St. John’s College. Learn how a poem, penned by St. John’s […]

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Leopold Kicks Off 1812 Celebration

Leopold Kicks Off 1812 Celebration

| June 4, 2012 | 1 Comment

County Executive John R. Leopold has kicked off the bicentennial celebration of the War of 1812 by displaying commemorative graphic panels in the lobby of the Arundel Center. “Our region and our State played a critical role in the War of 1812 and the adoption of the Star Spangled Banner as our national anthem,” County Executive Leopold said. “We […]

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Baysox Prepare For Opening Night

Baysox Prepare For Opening Night

| March 25, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Bowie Baysox play the first home game of the season at Prince George’s Stadium Thursday, April 5, against the Harrisburg Senators at 7:05 p.m. To celebrate the home opener, the Baysox are giving away magnet schedules and opening the gates at 5 p.m. for a special Happy Hour event. Baysox Director of Marketing Brandan […]

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Maryland B&Bs Celebrate History In 2012

Maryland B&Bs Celebrate History In 2012

| February 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

For history buffs and travelers to Maryland, 2012 is the year: The bicentennial of the War of 1812, the Civil War Sesquicentennial and countless historic sites and battlefields are just a few of the reasons to visit the state now. Pair a trip to a Civil War battlefield or to this June’s Star-Spangled Sailabration with […]

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Baysox Auditioning National Anthem Singers

Baysox Auditioning National Anthem Singers

| February 21, 2012 | 2 Comments

The Bowie Baysox will host live auditions at Prince George’s Stadium Saturday, March 10, to sing the national anthem before a 2012 Baysox home game. Baysox Director of Marketing Brandan Kaiser serves as a judge for the event.  “There are a lot of really good singers in this area,” Kaiser said.  “I look forward to […]

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